Either Too Young Or Too Old

Morwenna Banks explores the fun to be had when actors play characters much younger or older than themselves.

Presenter: Morwenna Banks

Script: Alan Stafford

Interviewees: Susan Sheridan, Roy Hudd, Stephen Delaney (Count Arthur)

Producer: Angela Sherwin

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01Acting Like Kids2006082220061227

Morwenna Banks explores the fun to be had when actors play characters much younger or older than themselves.

Presenter: Morwenna Banks

Script: Alan Stafford

Interviewees: Susan Sheridan, Roy Hudd, Stephen Delaney (Count Arthur)

Producer: Angela SherwinThe younger end of the spectrum - with Beryl Reid as Monica, Matt Lucas as Vicky Pollard and Pat Coombs, who played a baby on radio when she was in her 40s!

(Harry Hemsley, Georgie Wood, Norman & Henry Bones, Sophie Tuckshop, Vicky Pollard, Susan Sheridan).

02 LASTOld Before Their Time2006082920061228

Morwenna looks at the characters of old codgers and old maids, from J Peasmold Gruntfuttock and Sir Bernard Chumley, to Joan Sims in Till Death Us Do Part and Catherine Tate's Nan.

(Frank Randle, Clive Dunn, Blanco, Count Arthur Strong, The Wrinklies).